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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.



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California Digital Library
by Worst, Edward F. (Edward Francis), 1866-1949
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Topic: Weaving
Princeton Theological Seminary Library
by Bryant, William McKendree, b. 1843
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Life, death and immortality.--Oriental religions.--Buddhism and Christianity.--Christianity and Mohammedanism.--The natural history of church organization.--The heresy of non-progressive orthodoxy.--Miracles.--Christian ethics as contrasted with the ethics of other religions.--Eternity; a thread in the weaving of a life
Topics: Religion -- Philosophy, Immortality, Christianity and other religions
Includes index (v.8)
Topics: Textile industry, Textile fabrics
"Authorities consulted" in each volume
Topics: Textile industry, Textile fabrics
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Cussinet, J. Claude
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On spine: Fabrique. Tissage de la soie Mounted col. illustrations are samples of silk accompanying the instructions for weaving. Printed t.p., the rest of the volume is handwritten. Exhibited:"Textiles and Fiber Arts Exhibition," organized by the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library. Exhibited:"Case and Lobby Displays," organized by the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library, 1984. Exhibited:"Books Containing Unique Works of Art," organized...
Topics: Silk, Weaving
"Authorities consulted" in each volume
Topics: Textile industry, Textile fabrics
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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No t.p. Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Topics: Weaving, Design, Pattern books
University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
by Nasar, Jack L; Evans-Cowley, Jennifer
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Cover title
Topics: Barrier-free design, Universal design
Topics: Paper work, Basket making
Getty Research Institute
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From 1851-1854 called "New ser., v. 3-6"; 1855-1861 called "New ser., v. 1-7"; 1862-1880 called "New ser., v. 1-19"
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Topic: Art
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Staub, Theo. Vivian; Bradford (England). Technical College. Dept. of Textile Industries
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At head of title: City of Bradford Education Committee. Technical College - Department of Textile Industries
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Topic: Weaving
"Authorities consulted" in each volume
Topics: Textile industry, Textile fabrics
American Libraries
by Robinson, A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances), 1857-1944
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Gertrude, the Great, Saint, 1256-1302, Visconti, Valentine, duchesse d' Orléans, 1366-1408,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=IOAqhgy-SnQC&oe=UTF-8
Cornell University Library
by Creative Crafts School of Weaving
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topic: Hand weaving
The Library of Congress
by Todd, Mattie Phipps
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"A list of helpful books and magazine articles": p. 153-158
Topic: Weaving
Cornell University Library
by Moody, A. Penderel; Tompkins, A.E
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
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Topic: Lace and lace making
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Holmes, James; Holmes, James, Jr
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Cover title
Topic: Weaving
"Authorities consulted" in each volume
Topics: Textile industry, Textile fabrics
North Carolina Humanities Council
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"Authorities consulted" in each volume
Topics: Textile fabrics, Textile industry
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=MDMKAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
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Topic: Weaving
The Library of Congress
by Gilroy, Clinton G
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Topic: Weaving
"Authorities consulted" in each volume
Topics: Textile fabrics, Textile industry
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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Title from spine. Handwritten preface in German on inside cover. Hand decorated in color title page. Handwritten, some in color, patterns for weaving. In box. Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Topics: Weaving, Weaving--Design, Embroidery--Design
Caption title, p. [3]
Topics: Weaving, Weaving
(from t.p.) 1. Plain weaving -- 2. Tweeling -- 3. Double cloth, (plain and tweeled,) Marseilles quilting and velvets -- 4. Cross weaving, comprising gauze and net work -- 5. Figured weaving -- 6. Carpeting; including ingrain, imperial, brussels, wilton, turkey and velvet pile; also rugs, tapestry, etc. -- 7. Lace and embroidery -- 8. Plain and figured weaving by power
Topic: Weaving
University of Maryland, College Park
by Rock, Cyril H; National Trust for Scotland
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Topics: Weaver's Cottage (Kilbarchan, Scotland), Historic buildings, Dwellings, Architecture, Domestic,...
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Textile factories, Textile industry
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Textile industry, Spinning, Weaving
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=QbICAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Topics: Paper work, Basket making
"Authorities consulted" in each volume
Topics: Textile fabrics, Textile industry
"Authorities consulted" in each volume
Topics: Textile industry, Textile fabrics
California Digital Library
by Woodhouse, Thomas, 1862-1933; Milne, Thomas
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Topics: Linen, Weaving, Jute fiber, Jute plant
Topics: Textile design, Textile industry, Weaving
American Libraries
by Marsden, Richard, 1837-1903
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Cotton weaving
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=wLJLAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Roth, H. Ling (Henry Ling), 1854-1925; Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland. Journal
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First appeared in 4 pts. in the Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, v. 46-48, 1916-1918. Reprinted
Topic: Weaving
Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Collection
by Holmes, James, M.S.A
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v. 1. First year -- v. 2. Second year -- v. 3. Third year
Topics: Cotton weaving, Weaving
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Topics: Weaving, Looms
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Lumscher, Nathaniel
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[5] p. handwritten at end. Also hand-drawn designs, part col
Topic: Weaving
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Böschor, Heinrich
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Handwritten and drawn. Inscription on front cover gives date
Topic: Weaving
The Library of Congress
by Eppendorff, Lina
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Bound in grey paper boards; printed in black
Topics: Basket making, Manual training
Hopewell Junction Collection
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The electronic computer has just recently come of age, having reached its twenty-first birthday in 1967. Yet in this short span of years the computer age has become a reality whose significance may be appreciated by imagining a world from which all computers were suddenly eliminated. The resulting chaos would demonstrate the depth of what has been termed the "second industrial revolution", fostered by the electronic brain. Without the computer we simply could not live as we have...
Topics: computer, machines, computers, Computers, analog, machine, binary, electronic, digital, logic,...
Topic: Weaving
Topics: Textile machinery, Pickers (Weaving)
Cover title: Labor saving looms
Topics: Looms, Weaving
Bibliograpy at end of each chapter; General bibliography: p. 207-215; Books for juveniles: p. 227-228
Topics: Textile industry, Spinning, Weaving
California Digital Library
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Bibliography: p. 10-18
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Topics: Prince, Walter Franklin, 1863-1934, Book of Mormon, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints --...
Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Collection
by American School (Chicago, Ill.); Nelson, H. William (Hector William), b. 1869
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Topic: Weaving
Topic: Weaving
Cornell University Library
by Woodhouse, Thomas, 1862-1933; Milne, Thomas
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topic: Textile design
The Library of Congress
by [Fairbanks, E. S., Mrs.] [from old catalog]; Keakley, Lou, [from old catalog] joint author; Finn, Delia A., [from old catalog] joint author; Lent, Mary L., [from old catalog] joint author; Wiemer, Mattie, [from old catalog] joint author
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Topic: Weaving
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Staub, Theo. Vivian; Bradford (England). Technical College. Dept. of Textile Industries
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At head of title: City of Bradford Education Committee. Technical College - Department of Textile Industries
Topic: Weaving
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Handicraft
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Q-hnfXlHmOoC&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
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"List of all southern mills having one hundred looms or over, together with the number of looms, make of looms, class of goods manufactured and name of overseer of weaving": p. [91]-109
Topics: Looms, Weaving
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=4xZW0vYWydIC&oe=UTF-8
Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Collection
by American School (Chicago, Ill.); Nelson, H. William (Hector William), b. 1869
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Topic: Weaving
Topic: Cotton machinery
The Library of Congress
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Topic: Weaving
Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Collection
by Holmes, James, M.S.A
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v. 1. First year -- v. 2. Second year -- v. 3. Third year
Topics: Cotton weaving, Weaving
[1] Text.-[2] Atlas
Topic: Weaving
Includes index (v.8)
Topics: Textile industry, Textile fabrics
California Digital Library
by Rossbach, Ed. ive; Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office; Nathan, Harriet; Larsen, Jack Lenor
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Topics: Weaving -- California, Textile crafts -- California, Textile design -- California
"Authorities consulted" in each volume
Topics: Textile fabrics, Textile industry
The Library of Congress
by American School of Correspondence; Nelson, Hector William, 1869- [from old catalog]
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Topic: Jacquard weaving
Includes index
Topics: Textile design, Textile fabrics, Weaving
Includes index (v.8)
Topics: Textile industry, Textile fabrics
Topic: Looms
American Libraries
by Robinson, A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances), 1857-1944
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Gertrude, the Great, Saint, 1256-1302, Visconti, Valentine, duchesse d' Orléans, 1366-1408,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=EBFXAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Collection
by American School (Chicago, Ill.); Nelson, H. William (Hector William), b. 1869
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Topic: Weaving
Topics: Textile design, Textile fabrics
American Libraries
by Herbert Edward Walmsley
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ysUhAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Todd, Mattie Phipps
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Weaving
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=MAlPAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Hollister, Uriah S., 1838-1929
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Topics: Navajo Indians, Indians of North America -- Weaving, Indian textile fabrics -- North America
Includes index
Topic: Cotton weaving